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Species: Pogonomyrmex pima   Wheeler, 1909 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex (Ephebomyrmex) pima Wheeler, 1909e PDF: 79 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Creosote association, 1 times found in scattered creosote flats, 1 times found in creosote flats, 2 times found in Desert canyon forest, 1 times found in mesquite-chapparal, 1 times found in Creosote bush-yucca desert plains.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest contained multiple intermorph queens, 1 times small nest lacking tumulus, 1 times nest entrance lacking tumulus, 1 times nest contained multiple dealate queens, 1 times 1”tumulus under creosote debris solitary foragers, Hard-pack sand-silt, 1 times under rock.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times colony #03-54.

Elevations: collected from 140 - 1170 meters, 426 meters average

Type specimens:

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